chondroplasty


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chondroplasty

 [kon´dro-plas″te]
plastic repair of cartilage.

chon·dro·plas·ty

(kon'drō-plas'tē),
Reparative surgery of cartilage.
[chondro- + G. plastos, formed]

chondroplasty

/chon·dro·plas·ty/ (-plas″te) plastic repair of cartilage.

chondroplasty

(kŏn′drə-plăs′tē)
n.
Reparative or plastic surgery of cartilage.

chondroplasty

[kon′drōplas′tē]
Etymology: Gk, chondros + plassein, to mold
the surgical repair of cartilage.

chon·dro·plas·ty

(kon'drō-plas-tē)
Reparative or plastic surgery of cartilage.
[chondro- + G. plastos, formed]

chondroplasty

plastic repair of cartilage.
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If cartilage softening or delamination was present, a chondroplasty or microfracture was performed according to the size, stability, and depth of the lesion.
The global knee cartilage repair market segmentation is based on procedure types (arthroscopic chondroplasty, autologous chondrocyte implantation, cell-based cartilage resurfacing, implants transplant, microfracture, and osteochondral grafts transplantation, etc.
10,34) The surgeries available for transwomen are orchiectomy, vaginoplasty, penectomy, breast augmentation, thyroid chondroplasty and voice surgery, and facial feminization.
Other chapters cover these therapies in use, biologics in bone healing, cellular chondroplasty for joint repair, and clinical decision-making and evaluation of various techniques.
Our debridement procedure included joint lavage, removal of discrete loose bodies, partial meniscectomy or judicious chondroplasty.
7 Synthetic pin to Chondroplasty, One guide for the drill.
A number of options for the repair or replacement of focal cartilaginous lesions have been used arthrosopically including abrasive chondroplasty, subchondral drilling, micro-fracture, cartilage transplantation and autologous chondrocyte implantation (ACI) (Spahn et al 2008).
Additional surgical procedures undertaken to assist in feminization may include lipoplasty, thyroid chondroplasty or other facial bone reduction, blepharoplasty or other face-lift procedures, and electrolysis (Bowman & Goldberg, 2006; Sutcliffe et al.
These surgical interventions may include arthroplasty (partial or total), arthrodesis, osteoplasty, chondroplasty, and tidal irrigation.
The third edition of this authoritative text contains 15 new chapters on the latest techniques for ACL, PCL, MCL, and poterolateral corner reconstruction, opening-wedge osteotomy, computer-assisted surgery, arthroscopic chondroplasty, microfracture, and other topics.
Examples include a thyroid chondroplasty ("Adam's apple" removal surgery, in the case of a male-to-female individual), cosmetic surgery to render appearance more masculine or feminine, or the decision (or plans) to undergo sex reassignment surgery.
A second study, "Osteonecrosis Following Arthroscopic Chondroplasty -- a Retrospective Evaluation of 521 Patients Who Underwent Arthroscopic Knee Surgery," indicated no relationship between the onset of osteonecrosis and the type of surgical device used for treating symptomatic chondral defects in the knee.